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Stater of Terina with head of Terina, signed by P[...]

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Obverse: Head of nymph Terina to right; sphendone with meander pattern at back of head; hair above ear rolled over band, gathered in knot at top of head. Inscription in Greek at left (artist's signature). Around: inscription in Greek.] Reverse: Nike seated left on square cippus with base; wings...

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By date unknown: Northwick Collection; 1859: Sotheby auction of the Northwick Collection, no. 174 (according to Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 178); by date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren June 1908: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 4,884.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 08.329-08.359)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Classical Period, about 425 –420 B.C.


Terina, Bruttium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0214.


Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 7.64 gm. Die Axis: 8

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins